Cape Breton Highlands National Park of Canada

Coastal

Coastal

Locator map - Coastal
Hiking Look-off

This scenic trail hugs the ocean, briefly joining the Jack Pine Trail then continuing along granite headlands, coastal meadows and cobblestone beaches. The trail connects with Jigging Cove Trail.

Length: 11.3 km (7.0 mi) return
Elevation: 0 - 45 m (0 - 150 ft)
Time: 3 - 4 hours
Significant Features: Atlantic coastline, headlands
Short climbs. Rocky, rugged sections. Trail crosses boulder beaches.

Trailheads: At Black Brook or Halfway Brook, near Neils Harbour
GPS Co-ordinates for Trailheads (in decimal degrees):
Lat: 46.778569 Long: -60.332248 (At Black Brook)
Lat: 46.807398 Long: -60.344756 (Near Halfway Brook)

Map - Coastal
Map - Coastal
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